MAGIC: THE GATHERING: THE SHOW IS AN IMPROVISED PARODY TRIBUTE TO THE ICONIC NERDCORE CARD GAME, MAGIC: THE GATHERING. THE SHOW PREMIERED AT THE 2011 GEEK WEEK COMEDY FESTIVAL, AND HAD A MUCH ACCLAIMED FEATURE RUN AT IMPROVBOSTON IN 2014. THE SHOW HAS BEEN IN RESIDENCE AT THE RIOT THEATER SINCE...
Sat, Jan 6 2018 8:00 PM — Sat, Apr 7 2018 9:00 PM
Zach Sherwin is a comedian, rapper, writer, and actor. Born in Cleveland, Ohio and raised in southwest Missouri, Zach attended college at Brandeis University in Massachusetts. While there, he co-founded a sketch comedy troupe called the Late Night Players, and continued performing with the group ...
Monday, April 2 2018 8:00 PM — 10:00 PM
Ride off into the sunset with two mediocre cowboys, Ben Halter and Matt Hession, on their fully-improvised quest into the unknown.
Sat, Dec 9 2017 8:00 PM — Sat, Mar 10 2018 9:30 PM
Stand Up Break In is The Riot Theater's official standup comedy show, every Thursday night at 9 PM. The show features a unique lineup of comics each week made up of popular faces in the Boston comedy scene, a headlining veteran and two special "break-in" spots for fresh new comics performing sta...
Thu, Dec 28 2017 9:00 PM — Thu, Feb 22 2018 10:30 PM
Mr. Neptune and Kung Fu Bruno have spread joy and laughter over the 40 prolific and virile years they've spent entertaining. They’ve conquered every kind of performance: soft shoe, hard shoe, vaudeville, kabuki, every kind of provocative puppetry. Every medium has bent to their will, except one: ...
Saturday, February 10 2018 8:00 PM — 9:30 PM
Family Style, and ImprovBoston trained group, present an evening of storytelling and improv. All inspired by the people we love even if we can't stand them and the people we may or may not want to actually spend time around: your family.
Saturday, January 27 2018 10:00 PM — 11:30 PM
Jonathan Katz is coming to The Riot Theater for one night and two shows only to do Jonathan Katz Presents. The show will feature standup from Jonathan himself as well as a segment of Dr. Katz Live with patients Val Kappa and Ken Reid from the Boston Comedy Scene. Perhaps best known for his work ...
Saturday, January 13 2018 8:00 PM — 11:00 PM
Improv Jones, 10+ year vets of the Boston comedy scene, present a comedy show inspired by our favorite TV show, Game of Thrones. When you play the Game of Jones, you grin, or you die.
Saturday, January 6 2018 10:00 PM — 11:00 PM
Featuring Stand-Up by Joe Palana, Anthony Zonfrelli, Solange Azor, Nina Sapers and Devon GuinnHosted by Donner Chaplin
Saturday, December 30 2017 8:00 PM — 9:30 PM
FREE IMPROV COMEDY SHOW at The Riot Theater, 146 South Street, Jamaica Plain, MAWe all know it... the holidays and seeing extended family can be stressful! C'mon out and laugh at the insanity that is the holiday season. From your dad's want for an earlier Christmas, to your drunk uncle on Thanksg...
Fri, Dec 8 2017 10:00 PM — Fri, Dec 29 2017 11:30 PM